The Thirty-fourth Gate
Inhibition of self-conceit is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with
it] wisdom is fulfilled.
an excessively favorable opinion of oneself,...
The Thirty-third Gate
Awareness of time is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] we
do not treat spoken teaching lightly.
Awareness of time :
to leave completely and...
The Thirty-second Gate
To work for the Dharma is a gate of Dharma illumination; for we act
in conformity with the Dharma...
the Dharma :
reality just as it is
The Thirty-first Gate
To work for living beings is a gate of Dharma illumination; for we
do not blame others..
Living beings :
all living, breathing creatures
The Thirtieth Gate
No self-deception is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] we
do not praise ourselves.
the act or an instance of deceiving oneself,...
Wonderful teaching Jundo, thank you. I'd comment on it further, something about emptiness and infinite buddhas, but my thoughts are better said as "just
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Zen is simple and obvious. I just don't think its necessary to talk about it so much. That said, it is necessary to talk about it so much until one
Well, I agree with just reading and savoring for Dogen. At the same time, he was a learned man and a walking encyclopedia of traditional Buddhist stories,
[emoji23] My daughter will proclaim that "totally random" and enjoy it immensely, I'm sure.
Thank you Jundo. Your explanations make perfect